In 2010 Greenville was ranked twenty-fourth in mid-city business growth and development by Forbes Magazine.
Using the 2011-2015 American Community Survey Census data produced for the state of North Carolina, we looked at every single city in the state.
We paid particular attention to: We then gave each city a Singles Score.
Wilmington is the principal city of the Wilmington Metropolitan Statistical Area, a metropolitan area that includes New Hanover and Pender counties in southeastern North Carolina, which has a population of 263,429 as of the 2012 Census Estimate. Population: 35,924 Median Age: 33.0 Married households: 33.6% Households with kids: 31.6% Goldsboro is a city in Wayne County, North Carolina, United States. It is the principal city of and is included in the Goldsboro, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area. Durham is the core of the four-county Durham-Chapel Hill Metropolitan Area, which has a population of 542,710 as of U. It is the county seat of Cumberland County, and is best known as the home of Fort Bragg, a major U. Three major interstate highways (Interstate 85, Interstate 40 and Interstate 73) in the Piedmont region of central North Carolina were built to intersect at this city.
Population: 20,867 Median Age: 31.1 Married households: 38.1% Households with kids: 30.4% Carrboro is a town in Orange County in the U. The nearby town of Waynesboro was founded in 1787 and Goldsboro was incorporated in 1847. The city is situated in North Carolina’s Coastal Plain and is bordered on the south by the Neuse River and the west by the Little River, about 43 miles southwest of Greenville and 55 miles southeast of Raleigh, the state capital and 87 miles northwest of Wilmington in Southeastern North Carolina. If you’re looking for a breakdown of cities in North Carolina ranked by criteria that most would agree make a place a great spot for finding a single person (and potentially love), this is an accurate list.
Still, some cities are better than others for older singles, especially those who are seeking some place to retire.
We plied the country to find 10 great cities in which to retire for older singles, focusing primarily on places with convivial locals, a solid percentage of AARP-age residents and, of course, a lot of things to do — either solo or with a date.Goldsboro is best known as home to Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. Population: 251,761 Median Age: 33.3 Married households: 36.5% Households with kids: 29.7% Durham is a city in the U. At least, we’ll point you in the right direction – which is why you came here in the first place, right?According to the Pew Research Center, the number of Americans who have remained single (not married) is growing.For North Carolina, that meant a total of 83 cities.